Two casualties airlifted to Alderhey Children’s Hospital after car overturns on A55

Two casualties have been airlifted to Alderhey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool after a car overturned on the A55 in rush-hour this morning.

The Welsh Ambulance Service also confirmed one patient has been transported by road to Ysbyty Gwynedd Hospital, Bangor.

The accident happened at around 8:30am and the A55 North Wales Expressway Westbound did not reopen until 11am.

The car reportedly overturned between J13 Abergwyngregyn Interchange and J12 Tal Y Bont Interchange.

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We were called on Wednesday 21 August at approximately 08:32 am to reports of a road traffic accident involving a single vehicle on the A55 near Abergwyngregyn.

We responded with two emergency ambulances and our crew was supported by the Wales Air Ambulance.

One patient is being transported by road ambulance to Ysbyty Gwynedd Hospital, Bangor and two patients are being transported by air ambulance to Alderhey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool.


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